Monthly Archives: November 2014

Thanksgiving – Oceania Cruises

Today is Thursday November the 27th – Thanksgiving Day and we are back on the Atlantic enroute to the Bahamas. There are a lot of Americans on the ship so there has been a lot of talk about Thanksgiving. I … Continue reading

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Port Royal Golf Club, Bermuda – Oceania Cruises

On day two in Bermuda we had a round of golf booked at the Port Royal Golf Club which held the PGA Grand Slam in October. We caught a taxi to the golf course and the taxi driver happened to … Continue reading

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Bermuda – Oceania Cruises

After five days crossing the Atlantic we were looking forward to exploring Bermuda. Our ship was docked at Kings Wharf, Bermuda for two days. Kings Wharf is also known as the Royal Naval Dockyard which was built by the British … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain – Oceania Cruises

After a day at sea crossing the Straight of Gibraltar we were looking forward to exploring Tenerife. We had booked a tour to La Laguna a little town inland from the Port of Santa Cruz. We were also going to … Continue reading

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Our Second Atlantic Crossing – Oceania Cruises

After we left Santa Cruz de Tenerife we had five days ahead of us crossing the Atlantic Ocean. This was our second Atlantic crossing this year – the first one only took 8 hours though! We were quite looking forward … Continue reading

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Cartagena and Malaga, Spain – Oceania Cruises

We left London early Saturday morning on a British Airways fight to Barcelona in Spain. We flew over the French Alps where we saw lots of snow but as we neared Spain the landscape changed quite dramatically. We boarded the … Continue reading

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Lording it in Shenfield & Whitstable – London

We left London on Tuesday afternoon and headed to Shenfield in Essex where we were off to stay with our friends Denise & Gary who we had met earlier in the year in Portugal. We had caught up with them … Continue reading

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ATP World Tour Finals, The O2 Arena – London

On Monday morning we met David & Audrey, our friends from Scotland in Holborn for breakfast. They happened to be in London for a long weekend so that was good timing – it was nice to see them again. Given … Continue reading

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The Tower of London – London

The rain had cleared and the sun was shining for our visit to the Tower of London with Glen and Jo who were coming up on the train from Brighton. We met them at the London Bridge Station and wandered … Continue reading

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All Blacks v England, Twickenham – London

We caught up with our friend Luke from Taranaki back in June and he asked us if we wanted tickets for any of the All Blacks end of year tour matches as he had access to them. Watching the All … Continue reading

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